54 Press Releases

Tag: Pablo Picasso

  • Auction Industry

    Paul Sérusier, Bringing Us Closer to Reality

    This painting by Paul Sérusier is the star of a sale that also includes drawings and writings by Pablo Picasso. Hailing from the family of Max Pellequer, The Wheat Threshers of 1893 makes its first appearance on the art market. Paul Sérusier (1864-1927), The Wheat Threshers, 1893, oil on canvas, 91 x 73 cm/25.8 x 10.15 in.Estimate:…

    Paul Sérusier (1864-1927), The Wheat Threshers, 1893, oil on canvas, 91 x 73 cm/25.8 x 10.15 in. Estimate: €600,000/900,000
  • Auction Industry

    Art Auction Market Plunges Over 10% in 2023

    Last year, art collectors closed their wallets due to high interest rates, economic contraction, and war, leading to a significant contraction in the global auction market. However, Generation Z is pushing new demand, and the growth of the Asian art market is noticeable. Pablo Picasso's Femme à la montre (1932)…

    Pablo Picasso's Femme à la montre (1932) was the most expensive lot sold at auction in 2023. Image courtesy of Sotheby’s.
  • Auction Result

    November Auction Highlights: Picasso Portrait Appears at a Korean Auction for the First Time

    A portrait painted by Pablo Picasso will be auctioned in Korea for the first time this November. It is expected to sell for around USD 2.32 million. Market watchers are paying special attention to the upcoming sale, especially since Picasso's Femme a la montre (1932) sold for $139.3 million at…

  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Andy Warhol’s Howdy Doody Screenprint, 20th-Century Multiples Available at Dane Fine Art This Summer

    Over 1,000 lots of fine paintings, posters, prints, and multiples will soon come to auction with Dane Fine Art in the Freedom Sale of Modern & Contemporary Art. Scheduled for June 29, 2023, the sale includes work by top artists of the 20th century, including Andy Warhol, Robert Longo, and…

  • Auction Industry

    A Window into the World by Maria Helena Vieira da Silva

    The culmination of her formal explorations since the 1930s, this painting by Helena Vieira da Silva also reflects a new approach to space in her twilight years. Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (1908-1992), Every House is a Season, oil on canvas, signed and dated 1974 on the bottom right, 97 x…

  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Assorted Artist Proofs, Fine Lithographs, and Rare Sculptures Available at Art Showcase

    This April, Art Showcase of Las Vegas, NV will present over 850 lots of fine art, including mixed media, paintings, prints, multiples, and more. The live event will begin at 2:45pm EDT on April 21, 2023. Online bidding will be available through Bidsquare.  Jean-Michel Basquiat Original Sculpture Head Leading the…

  • Auction Industry

    Picasso at Madoura: A Ceramic Bird Captured in Mid-Flight

    At the Madoura Studio in Vallauris, Provence, Picasso created an iconographic repertoire steeped in antiquity, including the Gros oiseau vert (Large Green Bird) vase specially designed for Georges and Suzanne Ramié. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Gros oiseau vert (Large Green Bird) vase, white earthenware, engobe decoration, engraved with a knife, hand painted, 25 copies, Madoura and Édition Picasso stamps,…

  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Watch Out! by Mr. Brainwash & Rare Piece by Neil Welliver Lead Dane Fine Art’s Luxor Sale of Modern & Contemporary Art

    Dane Fine Art will start the new year by presenting more than 1,000 lots of paintings, photographs, posters, prints, sculptures, and carvings in its upcoming Luxor Sale of Modern & Contemporary Art. Dane Fine Art is celebrating its 43rd year with artworks from prominent figures like Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol,…

    Dane Fine Art’s Luxor Sale of Modern & Contemporary-2
  • Art Fairs

    Korea News: Frieze Art Fair Successfully Landed in Seoul

    Autumn in Korea opened with art. With the opening of a large art market, autumn light became a little brighter with a high chroma. Although the COVID-19 pandemic remains, attention turned to Seoul with the opening of the world-class Frieze art fair. At Frieze Seoul, visitors are looking at the…

    Korea News Frieze Art Fair Successfully Landed in Seoul-1
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Artemis Gallery to auction exceptional antiquities, ethnographic and fine art, July 14

    Featured: Qi Baishi 145-inch hand-painted marine-life scroll, Ottoman gilded iron chainmail helmet, Viking silver necklace with 38 fish pendants, Picasso pottery, Palmyran limestone head BOULDER, Colo. – On Thursday, July 14, Artemis Gallery will present its highly anticipated Exceptional Antiquities, Ethnographic and Fine Art Auction, with absentee and online bidding…

  • Auction Industry

    Pablo Picasso and François Hugo, the Work of a Goldsmith

    Far from being posthumous inventions, precious metal pieces were designed by Picasso with the help of a great modern goldsmith, François Hugo. Two series unveil this hidden side of the man from Málaga. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), François Hugo (1899-1982), Bull, silver plate, ref. 1413, print 13/20, 1,973 g (4 lbs), diam. 42.5…

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), François Hugo (1899-1982), Bull, silver plate, ref. 1413, print 13/20, 1,973 g (4 lbs), diam. 42.5 cm (17 in).
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Artemis Gallery announces May 19 boutique auction of expertly curated antiquities, ethnographica and fine art

    Featured: Hollywood Hills collection of Picasso pottery & artist-signed Rookwood vases BOULDER, Colo. – On Thursday, May 19, Artemis Gallery will auction a very special collection of fine art from the Hollywood Hills that includes coveted Picasso and Rookwood ceramics. This lively private collection is a featured highlight of the…

  • Auction Result

    2021 Christmas Sale Highlights

    2021 was a strong year in the auction industry for Christmas-themed artwork, illustrations, and books. Premier temptations from legacy artists and authors consistently shattered presale estimates and generated stunning results. Here are five Christmas sale results that prove the category remains merry and bright among collectors worldwide! Charles Addams, The…

    2021 Christmas Sale Highlights4
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Les Lalanne’s Flock of Sheep Invade Freeman’s Modern and Contemporary Art Auction

    Freeman’s will bring 75 carefully curated sculptures, paintings, and mixed media artworks to auction this month. Contemporary art will appear alongside works from prolific artists such as Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, and Jules Pascin. Bidding will start at 11:00 AM EST on November 17th, 2021. Bidders can participate virtually on…

    Les-Lalannes-Flock-of-Sheep-Invade-Freemans-Modern-and-Contemporary-Art-Auction1
  • Auction Result

    The Graffiti Spaghetti of Mr. Doodle

    Mr. Doodle. Image from Sotheby’s. “I want to label myself ‘Mr. Doodle’ – the person who doodles everywhere,” says Sam Cox. Better known as Mr. Doodle, Cox debuted in the auction industry last spring. In August of 2020, he became an art market sensation when his painting Spring (2019) sold…

    The Graffiti Spaghetti of Mr. Doodle1
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    GIA-Certified Jewelry & Picasso Pottery Available at Kodner Galleries

    This month, Kodner Galleries will bring a selection of GIA-certified diamonds, fine art, and collectibles to the auction block. The upcoming 322-lot sale will begin at 6:00 PM EDT on June 9th, 2021. Collectors can participate live on Bidsquare. GIA 8.06 Carat Oval Cut Diamond Several GIA-certified gemstones and jewelry…

    GIA-Certified Jewelry & Picasso Pottery Available at Kodner Galleries1
  • Auction Result

    Around the Auction World: May 2021

    This time last year, the auction industry was at a standstill, hoping to wait out a pandemic. As it became clearer that those efforts were futile, the focus turned to bidding online, adapting to live streams, and building all-digital viewing rooms.  May 2021 offered a sneak peek at how the…

    Around the Auction World May 2021-1
  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Rembrandt & Picasso Lead Sale of Old Master Through Modern Prints

    Pablo Picasso, Fumeur à la Cigarette Rouge, color aquatint, 1964. Sold for $42,500. OLD MASTER THROUGH MODERN PRINTS Sale 2566; May 6, 2021 Sale total: $1,802,911 Estimates for sale as a whole: $1,651,400–$2,521,600 We offered 455 lots; 355 sold (78% sell-through rate by lot) All prices include Buyer’s Premium. New…

    Rembrandt & Picasso Lead Sale of Old Master Through Modern Prints2
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Akiba Brings to Auction East Coast Estate Finds and Mid-Century Design

    Akiba Antiques will present nearly 700 lots on May 27th, 2021 in the upcoming East Coast Estate Finds sale. Bidding starts at 12:00 PM EDT on LiveAuctioneers. This cross-category event offers lighting and candelabras, fine art, glass vessels, mid-century design, and more.  Billy Baldwin Decorative Elephant Sconces A set of…

    Akiba Brings to Auction East Coast Estate Finds and Mid-Century Design4
  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Take It to the Banksy: Art World’s Revered Prankster and Provocateur Leads Heritage Auctions Event

    NOLA(White Rain) from 2018 realizes $162,500 to top ‘blockbuster’ April 22 Prints & Multiples sale Banksy_NOLA_White_Rain_2008_Heritage_Auctions DALLAS, Texas (April 23, 2021) – Heritage Auctions’ latest Prints & Multiples Signature Auction, held Thursday, fetched $1.9 million. That nearly doubled the pre-auction estimate for the 81-lot event, due in large part to the overwhelming…

    Take It to the Banksy Art Worlds Revered Prankster and Provocateur Leads Heritage Auctions Event1